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Family
Marriage: Children:
  1. son Van Gerpen: Birth: AFT 1866. Death: BEF 1920

  2. Martje "Maggie" Van Gerpen: Birth: 21 MAR 1866 in Ostfriesland, Germany. Death: 2 AUG 1949

  3. John D. Van Gerpen: Birth: 27 NOV 1868 in Jennelt, Ostfriesland, Germany. Death: 30 SEP 1957 in Buffalo Center, Winnebago County, Iowa

  4. Daniel Johnson Van Gerpen: Birth: 3 AUG 1870 in Jennelt, Ostfriesland, Germany. Death: 24 APR 1891

  5. Fannie Van Gerpen: Birth: 3 NOV 1874 in Jennelt, Ostfriesland, Germany. Death: 3 NOV 1969

  6. Henrietta "Etta" Van Gerpen: Birth: 19 FEB 1876 in Jennelt, Ostfriesland, Germany. Death: 1972

  7. George Van Gerpen: Birth: 24 JUN 1878 in Jennelt, Ostfriesland, Germany. Death: 3 JUL 1959 in Avon, BonHomme County, South Dakota

  8. Tjade "Tillie" Van Gerpen: Birth: 2 JUN 1880 in Jennelt, Ostfriesland, Germany. Death: 30 MAY 1959 in Allison, Butler County, Iowa

  9. Antje "Anna" Van Gerpen: Birth: 21 APR 1882 in Jennelt, Ostfriesland, Germany. Death: 4 DEC 1955

  10. William Van Gerpen: Birth: 1 JAN 1885 in Ostfriesland, Germany. Death: 10 FEB 1946

  11. Swanetta Van Gerpen: Birth: 6 DEC 1887 in Illinois. Death: 7 FEB 1907


Sources
1. Title:   Jennelt, Ostfriesland Church Records; from Lorenz Mollenberg - Heemstede, Netherlands
2. Title:   1900 U.S. Census - Alden Township, Hardin County, Iowa
3. Title:   Van Gerpen Family History
Publication:   Compiled from 1962-1972, published in 1972

Notes
a. Note:   Came to U.S. in 1882 and lived at Florence Station, Illinois. In 1891 they moved to a farm near Alden, Hardin County, Iowa and from about 1907 to Aplington, Iowa ***** Census Records: 1900 U.S. - Volume 32, ED 142, Sheet 15, Line 5 - Alden Township, Hardin County, Iowa


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